"This film is an AURORATONE created by Cecil Stokes (1910-1956) in collaboration with Bing Crosby. Mr. Stokes intended his Auroratones to serve as a visual therapy for patients with mental disorders and chronic migraines. This print was owned by my Grandfather, who probably acquired it during the 1940's while he was working as a film projectionist for various mental health institutions in the New York City area."
"Nothing in all the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity." - Martin Luther King Jr.
Sometimes it is only through being constrained that an artist can truly be free. Jørgen Leth’s perfection as a director is revealed and reaffirmed by Lars von Trier’s five diabolical attempts to introduce flaws to his work in a film that’s thought provoking, enigmatic, humane and warmly funny.
DysEnchanted presents seven storybook characters: Cinderella, Snow White, Goldilocks, Sleeping Beauty, Alice In Wonderland, Dorothy, and Little Red Riding Hood, all of whom are in group therapy dishing and dealing with what comes after happily-ever-after.